|Acetate discs of radio excerpts, 1949-53 (3)|
A collection of 10" 78rpm acetate discs, many of them single sided.A lot of the information isn't known, so any help is appreciated in narrowing down the dates and identifying the voices heard."Gracie Fields - Now Is The Hour", c.1949-51From a show broadcast at Christmas, because as the recording starts Gracie says "...wonderful Christmas"."Two Way Family Favourites", c.1950Announcements and Dean Martin - I'll Always Love You."Much Binding In The Marsh", c.Aug/Sept 1950Clip 1 - songClip 2 - "Com...
Keywords: 78rpm; acetates; acetates collection; radio; 1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; bbc; gracie fields; two way family favourites; much binding in the marsh; edmundo ros; peter scott; edward shackleton; jim wilson; alan green; ernest baldwin
Downloads: 33 (1 review)
|The Clitheroe Kid - BBC Transcription Services|
Transcription Disc recordings from The Clitheroe Kid (1956-1972)
Keywords: Old Time Radio
Downloads: 6,697 (1 review)
|Old Time Radio - 1940s|
Old Time Radio of the 1940s, from England. This is a collection of BBC radio comedies: "Band Waggon" starring Arthur Askey and Richard Murdoch; "ITMA" (It's That Man Again) starring Tommy Handley; "Much Binding in the Marsh" starring Richard Murdoch and Kenneth Horne; "HMS Waterlogged" starring Eric Barker, with Jon Pertwee; "Studio Stand Easy" starring Charlie Chester; "Up The Pole" starring Jimmy Jewel and Ben Warriss, with Jon Pertwee; "Life with the Lyons" starring Ben Lyon and Bebe Daniels;...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR; Comedy; Band Waggon; ITMA; Much Binding in the Marsh; HMS Waterlogged; Studio Stand Easy; Up The Pole; Life with the Lyons; Will Hay
Downloads: 50,584 (5 reviews)
|A Case For Dr Morelle|
English Old Time Radio from the 1950s. This is a vintage radio drama series about a criminal psychologist, Dr Morelle, who solves murder cases which are too complex for the police. Morelle is played by English film actor Cecil Parker, and is alternately helped and hindered in his investigations by his secretary Miss Frayle, played by film actress Sheila Sim. The series was created by writer Ernest Dudley, who conceived the character during an air raid in 1942...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR; Drama; A Case For Dr Morelle; Dr Morelle; Morelle
Downloads: 40,218 (13 reviews)
|SHERLOCK HOLMES AS READ BY BASIL RATHBONE - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle|
Five Cases of Mr. Sherlock Holmes as read by the late Basil Rathbone
Keywords: A Scandal in Bohema; The Red-Headed League; Silver Blaze; The Speckled Band; The Final Problem
Downloads: 18,161 (14 reviews)
|The Lives Of Harry Lime (1951 -1952)|
Orson Welles reprised his role of Harry Lime from the celebrated 1949 film adaptation of Graham Greene's novel The Third Man. The radio series is a "prequel" to the film, and depicts the many misadventures of con-artist Lime in a somewhat lighter tone than the character's villainy in the film.
Downloads: 112,561 (17 reviews)
|Isaac Asimov - The Foundation Trilogy - Isaac Asimov|
The Foundation Trilogy concists of: 1. Foundations 2. Foundation and Empire 3. Second Foundation The Foundation Trilogy is an epic science fiction series written over a span of forty-four years by Isaac Asimov. It consists of seven volumes that are closely linked to each other, although they can be read separately. The series is highly acclaimed, winning the one-time Hugo Award for "Best All-Time Series" in 1966...
Keywords: Isaac Asimov; Foundation; Foundation Trilogy; Sci Fi; Science Fiction; psychohistory
Downloads: 282,505 (14 reviews)